ACTEX eLearning Presents:
ACTEX eLearning Webinar: Minding the GAAP:
VOBA and PGAAP
1.8 SOA CPD, CAS CE Credits/Training Hours
Would you like to better understand the concepts underlying Purchase GAAP Accounting, particularly as it relates to VOBA and other intangibles? Have you been exposed to components of these calculations as they run off, without understanding the initial setup? Are you new to a financial reporting role and would like to better understand how these assets are calculated?
This webinar is the 5th in a series of webinars that explore the GAAP Accounting Framework. VOBA and PGAAP will be an overview of Purchase GAAP Accounting (PGAAP) as it pertains to VOBA and other intangibles. Attendees will be able to, upon completion of these webinars, have a high level understanding of important drivers and different approach to VOBA and other PGAAP intangible assets. This includes but is not limited to valuation methodologies, intuition behind the methodologies, and how these methodologies fit into the financial statements.
Each topic will be covered at a high level, with simplified examples meant to facilitate a beginner's level of understanding.
Who Should Attend?
- FSAs / ASAs / students with minimal experience in a GAAP context that are interested in learning more about VOBA and PGAAP.
- FSAs / ASAs / students with GAAP experience that haven't been a part of any M&A activities
- Accountants that would like to learn more about those "actuarial balances"
Instructor Ben Wacker, FSA, MAAA is Chief Actuary at Northstar Financial Ltd. and Co-Founder of ACE Manuals. He has worked in GAAP valuation and pricing roles at three different companies that have sold LTC, traditional, UL, fixed and variable annuities, and fixed indexed annuities. He has also taught GAAP accounting, along with Jacob McCoy, over the past decade for the SOA’s ILA CSP / LFV exams.
Instructor Jacob McCoy, FSA, MAAA is Co-Founder of ACE Manuals. He has worked in insurance pricing roles in both individual and group insurance. He has also taught GAAP accounting, over the past decade for the SOA’s ILA CSP / LFV exams.
The registration fee includes access to the webcast recording and supplemental materials for up to 180 days.
All prices are in USD.
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